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Tehillim One Hundred and Forty-Seven: Number the Stars

“He counts the number of the stars; He calls them all by name (Psalms 147:4).” This verse is hauntingly powerful. It’s the origin of the title of the book… 97 more words

Number the Stars

“As the German troops begin their campaign to “relocate” all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen’s family takes in Annemarie’s best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of the family. 309 more words

Book Review : Number the Stars

Number the Stars  |  Lois Lowry

Awards: Newbery Medal

Three years ago, the Nazi’s invaded the city of Copenhagen, Denmark, but Annemarie Johansen can still remember a time before their suspicious questioning, a time before their guns and shiny boots on every street corners, a time when cupcakes with pink frosting could still be eaten, a time when her sister Lisa was still alive. 333 more words

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7 Books You Have To Read Before You Die

There is nothing better than sitting on your chair out on the veranda or on your balcony, or sitting in the corner of your room, snuggled up beneath the sheets, and reading an exciting book to keep you turning page after page. 654 more words


List Time - Historical Fiction

Helloooo! Okay, guys, I’m starting a new series where I list my top five faves in a given category. And I totally welcome you to join me! 311 more words


War Stories

My grandfather, after he retired from the Army Corps of Engineers, taught military history for a number of years, and by the time I was born he’d amassed a small library’s worth of books and then some. 1,070 more words


"Number the Stars" Book Review


The Nazi Occupation of Denmark has affected Annemarie’s life in countless ways. She can’t talk on the streets in the same way for fear a solider will hear. 280 more words